Holistic Veterinary care

Monthly Archives: July 2014

Acupressure for Heart Failure: Miraculous improvement!


I’ve been seeing Anzu, a lovely old standard poodle, for a long time now – nearly a year. I visited him yesterday, and his mum said I could share some of his story. Many months ago, Anzu was just not

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How to Settle Dogs Into the Family (They Were Out of Control)


Over the last few months I’ve been seeing two dogs who were a bit out of control. When I arrived for my first visit, the bigger fellow (a kelpie cross) was totally in my face – he rushed up to

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The Cat With Pneumonia I Thought Wouldn’t Make It…


It’s a strange place to be, when you’re new in practice as a vet. Brim full of knowledge, overflowing with ideas, and hardly any practical experience to speak of. I was always ducking out of the consult room to delve

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Vet Stories: It Was a Mystery…


The little dog was clearly unwell, struggling to breathe in, flat, unhappy. The owners told me that it had been hit by a car; but from the outside, I couldn’t find anything wrong at all. Not even a graze to

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Vet Stories: The Best and Worst Vet Clinic I Ever Worked In…


I lived in Newcastle Upon Tyne for many months, with a friend who had a permanent job in a big vet hospital there. It was cold, cold and cold, and grey, and an icy wind would sneak right through to

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~ Sandi Wickman